A newcomer to Hamilton, writer Barbara Turner-Vesselago has already gotten involved in the local culture scene by organizing an event at the Pearl Company for World Storytelling Day (Mar. 20, 2009). This interview includes a pre-recorded story by English storyteller, Geoff Meade. Topics: storytelling, tales
Twas the week after Christmas and all through the studio, great stories were stirring for those by their radio. Art Waves invited storytellers Glenna Janzen and Caroleigh Wehking to come by and warm us up with their timeless art. Topics: storytelling, tales, Christmas, traditions
Writer and storyteller Jean Ryan graces this episode of art waves with her engaging conversation about the art of eloquence, both written and oral. How do you shape a story? Why is listening to and telling stories so important for both adults and children? Wonder no more, as Jean Ryan tells the Parable of Truth and Story. Topics: the art of storytelling, tales, fiction, writing, truth, sources
The amazing Laura Lukasik returns to Art Waves for her September visit to tell us about Hamilton's Children's Literacy Festival Telling Tales, now in its seventh year. But this year she will also tell us about the Short Works Prize Celebration, now it its second year. An organizer behind so many great Hamilton initiatives, she brings a wealth of information about these free cultural events. Topics: Rotary Clubs, Hamilton Public Library, Bookmobiles, the Hamilton Conservation Authority, Westfield...